342 fatwas

  • Meaning of Verse {Allah Will Replace Their Evil Deeds With Good Deeds} Date: 11-12-2019

    Assalamualikum, Allah (swt) says that if a person repents, He will convert his bad deed to a good deed. Does this mean that a Major Sin would now become a Major good deed. For example if a person repented from riba will this deed become a Major good deed or just a good deed? .. More

  • Clarification about (Quran 4:140) Date: 11-12-2019

    My question is about Surah An-Nisa 140 and its meaning. Does being or sitting beside or around people who commit kufr or shirk in any possible way, with or without especially/verbally expressing/ mocking islam or any verses from the Quran. Like online on chat rooms or at places or groups in real life, make a muslim a disbeliever if he or she doesn’t.. More

  • The People of The Right Date: 16-10-2019

    Ibn Katheer says in his tafsir for 56:11 that As-Suddi said that the people of the right hand comprise the majority of the people of Paradise. I am wondering what is the evidence for that? If it is true, does it mean that most Muslims will not go to Hell? Also, is there any evidence for what portion of Muslims will be punished at all, or in the grave? .. More

  • Clarification about Verse 60:8, Whether or Not It Is Abrogated Date: 2-9-2019

    As-Salamu Aleikum. I just read fatwa 395743. In the answer you said that Ibn Kathir does not agree that sura 60:8 is abrogated, yet (as is in the question to the fatwa) in tafseer Al-Jalalayn it says that sura 60:8 is abrogated. Whom shall we trust then? Whom shall we follow? Ibn Kathir who might not have added this information into his tafseer or rather.. More

  • The 10 Generations between Aadam and Nooh Date: 24-3-2019

    Salam alaykom, this has been bothering alot me for a long time, please help. If there was indeed 10 generations between Adam and Noah as the ahaadith says and considering that all the people on earth got wiped out during the flood - except a few. This would mean that all those people on earth from the time of Adam til Noah lived in the exact same town.. More

  • Conditions of the Interpretation of Scientific Miracles in the Quran Date: 7-1-2019

    I am sending this question again after receiving a mail. My previous Question Number: 2700642. Muslims are trying to discover scientific miracles from quran. a man proved that, earth moves because 'mahada' means cradle. (78:6) sadly, he found all mufassirs against him. some are inventing miracle instead of discovering. mirja tahir ahmed proved that,.. More

  • Meaning of Neither Drowsiness Overtakes Him nor Sleep Date: 18-2-2018

    Asalamo AlaikumIn Ayat ul kursi it says slumber does not overtake him.There is a hadith in which it says that "“A woman from the tribe of Bani Asad was sitting with me, and the Messenger of Allaah, sallallaahu ʻalayhi wa sallam, came to my house and said, ‘Who is this?’ I said, ‘She is so-and-so; she does not sleep at night because she.. More

  • Difference between 'rafath' and 'baashiroohunna' in verse 2:187 Date: 3-1-2018

    In Surat Al-Baqarah, two different words are used for sexual relations; one is rafath, and the other is baashiroohunna. Why were two different words used for the same act in the same verse? Or do they have different meanings, like one reffering to foreplay and the other to the actual act? .. More

  • Were firstborns of Egyptians killed on night of Exodus? Date: 3-1-2018

    According to Islam, did God slay the firstborn children of the Egyptiansduring the plague of Egypt? I know that Jewish/Christian sources say this, but is this true according to Islam? .. More

  • Whether verses [55:56] and [56:35] refer to houris or women of this world Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum. I was just wondering whether verse 55:56 talks about the houris or the female believers of this world, and the same with 56:35. Also, why does verse 55:56 say 'feehinna' instead of 'feehima'? .. More

  • The ‘early’ and ‘late’ people mentioned in Surah Al-Waaqi‘ah Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum. I was just wondering; in chapter 56 of the Quran, it talks about the foremost and right hand, and my question is about the foremost; it says that there are more in the early generation than in the late, so does that mean that there will not be more than one hundred thousand people in that category because that was the population back.. More

  • Interpretation of verse [33:23] Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum. Verse 33:23 makes it sound like we, the Muslims, should wish to die, as if we want death. .. More

  • Chronological order of creating the heavens and the earth Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu. There is something which I have been trying really hard to understand for years now; it is regarding the order of creation. I have seen the fatwas here say that the Earth was created, then the seven Heavens, and then the Earth was spread and everything within the Earth was created, including the mountains... More

  • Why Pharaoh claimed to be god Date: 1-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu, Shaykhs. Is it true that Fir‘awn(Pharaoh) did not get sick for a very long period or throughout his life? And if it is true, was it a reason for him to say that he was God? May Allah curse him; Aameen. May Allah reward you, Shaykhs. .. More

  • No discrepancy between verse 4:12 and verse 4:176 Date: 28-12-2017

    Hi. Quran 4:12 says that if a man leaves neither ascendants nor descendants but has a sister, then for her is one sixth of inheritance, but Quran 4: 176 says that if a man leaves neither descendants nor ascendants, His sister will have half of what he left. A man has one sister only, what is her inheritance, 1/6, 1/3, or 1/2? Quran 4:12 also says that.. More